BREAKING: Patient transport service to be stripped of contract

Ambulance ANL-161208-150807001
Ambulance ANL-161208-150807001

Coperforma, the controversial patient transport company in Sussex is set to be stripped of its contract today, according to reports this morning.

The non-emergency ambulance service has faced serious criticism over its performance since taking over the service in April.

It is believed transport will instead by provided by the NHS via the South Central Ambulance Service.

We will have more on this story later.